| Mar 4, 2014
| 12:51 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — Rona Altschuler, volunteer chairwoman of the local Walk to End Alzheimer's, will embark on a cross-country bike ride March 7 to raise awareness and money to fight the disease. She will turn 60 during the trip.
Altschuler has been...
| Aug 16, 2013
The Bainbridge Museum will hold its Grand Opening and Open House on Saturday, Aug. 17 from 1 to 5 p.m. in the new digs at 6 S. Main Street. The members of the Museum Association moved all the artifacts - lock, stock and barrel - on March 13 and the museum...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 9:49 AM
Ashley believes news is all about real people and that's why she takes great pride in telling stories about people in her hometown.
Ashley was born and raised in Springfield. She was bitten by the journalism bug while taking media classes at...
| Sep 6, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Well, summer is over, Labor Day picnics are done, and now on to the pleasant weather of Indian summer.
Ruth Moore, of Rising Sun, one of the Monday morning McDonald's Bingo Gang, celebrated her 95th birthday on Aug. 28. She enjoyed early birthday...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Laguna Beach's Parking, Traffic and Circulation Committee is considering making changes to the construction permit process and will hold a public meeting next week to gain residents' feedback, the city announced in a news release.
The committee has...
| Oct 7, 2013
| 8:26 AM
I was diagnosed with breast cancer in July 2010. I had been experiencing right nipple discharge and made an appointment to see my doctor. He ordered a series of tests, including an ultrasound and a cone biopsy. The results concluded that it was cancer....
| Oct 8, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Local dentist Bruce Lilly has started out his year as president of the Burbank Kiwanis Noon Club and has appropriately chosen as his theme, “The Year of Service with a Smile.”
“Really, the strength of our club is we give service and...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:42 PM
The thought of cancer may bring doom and gloom for many people, but for Richard McDaniel, 67, and Gaspard “Frenchie” Sossoyan, 84, it’s important to also inject laughter and warmth.
McDaniel and Sossoyan are members of a breast...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 1:58 PM
It's called "Beauty, Body & Bubbles."
Oh yeah, I was tempted to add “Boca” to the title of this cosmetics and fashion event just for the alliteration (see previous blog post).
It’s easy to get giddily carried away when we’re...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:22 AM
From well-known brands like Pampered Chef to the neighborhood mom who designs little girls’ hairbows, there is no better place to find homegrown businesses than a local craft fair.
And the Peninsula is the place to shop. There are dozens of shows...
| Jun 12, 2013
| 8:27 AM
STANFORD — Covered wagons could be seen circled in a field just south of Stanford off U.S. 27 Friday night. Within that circle “Holstein” balloons were rounded up, posses were formed and heaps of cowboy beans were served up.